The Journey Inward Discovery of Self
In Everyman as Everyman approaches his last journey, he discovers more about himself
and mortality. At the beginning of the play Everyman is walking along confidently with no fear
of death and a sense of invincib
Death of a Salesman: Willys Web
When Arthur Miller wrote the play his mind was filled with an image of a private man
in a world full of strangers, a world that is not home nor even an open battleground, but only
galaxies of high promise over a fear
Common Grammatical Mistakes
Dangling modifier: a modifying word or phrase that is not properly
matched with the word it modifies. Dangling modifiers often occur at the
beginnings of sentences.
Traveling north, the trees get smaller.
In this sentence, trav
The Parts of a Sentence
Sentence: a group of words that expresses a complete thought. Every
sentence contains a subject and a predicate.
Subject: the noun or noun phrase that tells whom or what the
Roger decided to save more money.
Parts of Speech: Verbs
Verb: a word that indicates action or a state of being. The predicates of sentences contain
verbs. All verbs have five properties: person, number, mood, voice, and tense.
Types of verbs
Regular verb: a verb whose past tense for
Parts of Speech: Adjectives
Adjective: a word that describes or modifies nouns and pronouns.
Types of adjective
Demonstrative adjectives: the words this, that, these, and those,
which specify nouns. Demonstrative adjectives are similar to demonstrative
Agreement is the word for the correct matching of the subject and the verb
in a sentence. (Another way to say this is that the subject and verb go
together.) English has very few verb endings and the only one that learners
really have to worry a
The Renaissance English Literature
The Renaissance was a European phenomenon. It had its origin in
north Italy in the fourteenth century, and spread northward to other
European countries-to France, to Germany, to the Low Countries, and
Hopes, Dreams and Wishes
There are many things influencing people wanting to achieve their hopes,
dreams and wishes. The country you live in will influence those three things
because of countries economy meaning if your dream is to make lot of money
From the Shang to the Qin
With the fertility that the Yellow River brought to the soil, with its silt deposits, people
could begin farming in early China around 7000 B.C.E. Almost 5000 years later the Xia (shAH) dynasty begins with the rule of a man named
Please find Alexander the Great documentary THAT IS about 2 hours 12 minutes at
youtube. This is a history channel documentary.
1. Where did Alexander the Great grow up?
a. Alexander the Great grew up in Pella, Macedonia
2. What was Philips most powerful
Seeing Eye and the Story of an Hour
In the short stories Seeing Eye by Brad Watson and in The Story of an Hour by Kate
Chopins both the protagonists long for freedom. Watson uses a signal stop to reflect Bucks
condition and desire for freedom. Contr
The Tragic Hero - Oedipus
In Oedipus from Oedipus the King the characteristics of a tragic hero established by
Aristotle are prevalent. Foremost, Oedipuss higher standing in society and intelligence are
shown in the opening act. Secondly, Oedipuss f
The Prevalent Festivals
India is a land of festivals and celebrations. Everyday throughout the year there is some
sort of festive rejoicing, in some part of the vast cultured land. Some festivals are to celebrate the
harvest, the rains, or the full